Canadian East Coast Lightship Data
Entry ID: CANEMRCCRSLIGHTSHIP

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Summary
Abstract: This dataset includes Marine surface observations from two east coast
lightships at offshore point locations were performed during daylight hours
from 1949 to 1969. Six 3-hour reports including meteorological and
oceanographic data such as; wind speed and direction, wave variables (height
and direction), visibility, air and sea temperatures, weather and cloud
conditions, were performed daily. Some ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 45.0   S: 43.0   E: -63.0   W: -67.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Environment Canada, Meteorological Service of Canada
Dataset Title: Canadian East Coast Lightship Data
Dataset Series Name: Marine Climate Directory, Datasets and Services
Dataset Release Date: 19880101
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1949-01-01
Stop Date: 1969-01-01
Access Constraints none
Use Constraints noneNot Available
Ancillary Keywords
Originating Center
Data Center
Meteorological Service of Canada, Environment Canada Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.msc-smc.ec.gc.ca/

Data Center Personnel
Name: VAL SWAIL
Phone: +01-416-739-4347
Fax: +01-416-739-5700
Email: Val.Swail at ec.gc.ca
Contact Address:
Climate Research Branch
4905 Dufferin Street
City: Downsview
Province or State: Ontario
Postal Code: M3H 5T4
Country: Canada
Distribution
Fees: Yes.
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: +01-416-739-4347
Fax: +01-416-739-5700
Email: Val.Swail at ec.gc.ca
Contact Address:
Climate Research Branch
4905 Dufferin Street
City: Downsview
Province or State: Ontario
Postal Code: M3H 5T4
Country: Canada
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2001-07-26
Last DIF Revision Date: 2005-03-22
Future DIF Review Date: 2005-10-02
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